Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1203 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

MOC011-097-242300-
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JASPER MO-BARTON MO-
1203 PM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EASTERN JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...
  SOUTHEASTERN BARTON COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN MISSOURI...

* UNTIL 600 PM CDT

* AT 1202 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  ALREADY FALLEN.

* CREEKS...STREAMS...AND LOW WATER CROSSINGS WILL BE ESPECIALLY
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.
  LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE...
  CARTHAGE...                       JASPER...
  GOLDEN CITY...                    ALBA...
  CARYTOWN...                       AVILLA...
  LA RUSSELL...                     BROOKLYN HEIGHTS...
  REEDS...                          KENOMA...
  BOSTON...                         DUDENVILLE...
  MAPLE GROVE...

THIS ADVISORY INCLUDES BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING LOW WATER
CROSSINGS...
HIGHWAY 37 AT THE SPRING RIVER SOUTHWEST OF AVILLA...
ROUTE F...3 MILES NORTHEAST OF REEDS...
HIGHWAY 126 AT THE SPRING RIVER 3 MILES NORTH OF JASPER...
ROUTE H AT THE SPRING RIVER JUST WEST OF JASPER...
AND DOGWOOD ROAD AT CENTER CREEK.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AROUND AN INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL LIKELY PRODUCE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES
AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3744 9441 3744 9408 3730 9408 3729 9405
      3711 9406 3711 9442

$$

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